Clemson University Graduate School

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Clemson University Graduate School
Established 1889
Type Public
Dean Karen Burg (interim)
Academic staff 1,264
Admin. staff 2,950
Postgraduates 3,137
Location Clemson, SC, United States
Campus Rural, 17,000 acres (69 km²)
Colors Orange     
Purple     [1][2]
Athletics NCAA Division I ACC
19 varsity teams
Nickname Tigers
Website grad.clemson.edu

The Graduate School at Clemson University currently offers 102 graduate degree programs in 66 fields of study. Included in this total are 37 doctoral, 65 master's, and one educational specialist program.

Clemson University was founded in 1889, and the Graduate School was formally recognized in 1964. Since the inception of the Graduate School, approximately 25,000 graduate degrees have been awarded. Clemson has approximately 864 enrolled students from 77 nations[3]

The University-including the Graduate School-is academically divided into five colleges: Architecture, Arts and Humanities; Business and Behavioral Sciences; Engineering and Science; and Health, Education and Human Development; Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences.[4]

Clemson is a public, coeducational, land-grant, research university located in Clemson, South Carolina, United States; this small city is in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and adjacent to Lake Hartwell, a recreational lake with a 1,000-mile (1,600 km) shoreline. The university is approximately two hours between Atlanta, Ga., and Charlotte, N.C., in the Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson metropolitan area of over one-million people.

Degree Programs[edit]

The Graduate School at Clemson University currently offers 102 graduate degree programs in 66 fields of study. Included in this total are 37 doctoral, 65 master's, and one educational specialist program. Degrees granted from the Graduate School include:

  • PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)
  • EdS (Educational Specialist)
  • MAgEd (Master of Agricultural Education)
  • MArch (Master of Architecture)
  • MA (Master of Arts)
  • MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching)
  • MBA (Master of Business Administration)
  • MCRP (Master of City and Regional Planning)
  • MCSM (Master of Construction Science and Management)
  • MEd (Master of Education)
  • MEngr (Master of Engineering)
  • MFA (Master of Fine Arts)
  • MFR (Master of Forest Resources)
  • MSHP (Master of Historic Preservation)
  • MHRD (Master of Human Resource Development)
  • MLA (Master of Landscape Architecture)
  • MPRTM (Master of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management)
  • MPAcc (Master of Public Accountancy)
  • MPA (Master of Public Administration)
  • MRED (Master of Real Estate Development)
  • MS (Master of Science)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Clemson University : Visual Identity Guidelines
  2. ^ Clemson University : Web Style Guide Colors
  3. ^ "Clemson Graduate School — Clemson University". Retrieved April 23, 2009. 
  4. ^ "The University Today — Clemson University". Archived from the original on April 28, 2007. Retrieved June 20, 2007.